Alaska State Drought Programs
Program Title: State Climatology
Function: Monitoring and Prediction
Program Assistance or Functional Assistance: Monitors climatic conditions and history.
Statute or Authority: N/A
Agencies (primary agency listed first): University of AK, Anchorage
Customers Served: No data
Triggering Event or Circumstance-How does this program relate to drought? No data
Unmet Needs at federal, state, local and tribal levels. Includes changes from customer or "provider" perspective: No data
Program Limitations: Alaska rarely experiences drought other than potable supply issues caused by contamination.
Contact Name and Phone Number: Dr. Dwight Pollard, State Climatologist